Monday, February 28 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Monday, February 28, 2011, plus a bonus story on budget cuts and two more on the Oman protests, are: Republican budget would put 700,000 more Americans out of work US government experimented on prisoners, disabled Native Americans fighting Read more

Podcast for February 26 Shows

Your bitter, blind, broke, gap-toothed radio show host Chuck Mertz interviewed: Stanley Kutler is Emeritus Professor at the University of Wisconsin Law School. Stanley is the author of “The Wars of Watergate: The Last Crisis of Richard Nixon” (Norton), “Abuse of Power: The New Nixon Tapes” (Free Press), and “The American Inquisition: Cold War Political Read more

Friday, February 25 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Thursday, February 25, 2011, including a bonus story on Wisconsin, two extra stories on the CIA agent held in Pakistan for double murder, and an additional link on the Libyan uprising, are: Wisconsin assembly kills public workers rights; Read more

Thursday, February 24 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Thursday, February 24, 2011, plus five bonus stories on America’s protests, are: Wisconsin, Ohio, Indiana and now Tennessee Madison cops want to talk to governor about planting troublemakers States cutting budgets by expanding prison labor US Army illegally Read more

Wednesday, February 23 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Wednesday, February 23, 2011, including two bonus stories on Wisconsin’s Governor Walker, are: Wisconsin governor’s budget sells power plants via no-bid contracts Secretive oil billionaires behind Tea Party anti-union movement Cut state budgets by abolishing the death penalty Read more

Tuesday, February 22 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Tuesday, February 22, 2011, are: Less than one in twenty new jobs last year went to women GOP election commissioners want direct corporate campaign funding Indiana becomes the next Wisconsin Supreme Court to hear ‘war on terror’ case Read more

Podcast for February 19 Shows

Your bitter blind broke gap-toothed radio show host Chuck Mertz interviewed: Matthew Rothschild is editor of the Madison, Wisconsin, based magazine The Progressive. Matthew recently wrote the article, “Glorious Rallies in Madison, Ground Zero of the Fight Back.” Award-winning journalist and cultural historian Jeff Biggers is the author of, “Reckoning at Eagle Creek, The United Read more

Monday, February 21 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Monday, February 21, 2011, including two bonus stories on the Wisconsin protests, five extra links on the Libyan uprising, and two additional stories on the CIA operative who murdered two Pakistanis, are: Govt. employees earn less, more educated Read more

Friday, February 18 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Friday, February 18, 2011, plus a bonus story on BP’s disaster, are: Rallies supporting workers spread from Wisconsin to Ohio Six weeks into his term, Floridians consider Tea Party governor recall Anti-government rallies in Iraq continue to spread Read more

Thursday, February 17 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Thursday, February 17, 2011, plus a bonus story on Curveball and an extra link on the Iraq protests, are: Tunisia, Egypt uprisings inspire Puerto Rican students to strike Tenet lies when he says he didn’t know about Curveball Read more